Used in any common filling technique for finishing the margins of restorative materials.
Acorn-shaped – To shape occlusal anatomy in posterior restorations. The filling material is mixed according to the manufacturers’ instructions and placed into the prepared cavity using specially designed carriers, small pluggers and flat plastic instruments. Excess MTA is wiped away and the restoration should be adequately condensed and burnished for best results.
- Instrument name: Westcott [2.7/3mm (0.11/0.12in)]
- Tip Material: Stainless Steel
- Handle: Mod. SMOOTH ø 6mm - Double-Ended
- Handle Material: Stainless Steel